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Re: can't use load and dump to go from Win2000 -> WinXP ?

From: François Beausoleil <fbeausoleil_at_ftml.net>
Date: 2004-08-24 18:12:09 CEST

Mark Baker wrote:
> I copied the file between machines using normal windows (samba)
                                                            ^^^^^
Bingo, that's most probably your problem. Ensure that the dump is
transferred as a binary stream, and not as a text stream. This will
preserve line-endings and other binary information.

Although the SVN dumpfile format looks textual, it is actually a binary
format.

Hope that helps !
François

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